Letters to Samuel Powers

Letters to Samuel Powers

Dates: 1852-1870

ALS's to Powers which discuss mainly family matters with a little church news. None of the letters were written by Powers.

  • Extent: 12 items (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Powers, Samuel, 1809-1873
  • Call Number: MSS SC 285
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letters to Samuel Powers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 285; Letters to Samuel Powers; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 285, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Steve Barnett in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Steve Barnett; 1975.
Other Finding Aids
A dealer's inventory is included.
Subject Terms
Correspondence; Material Types
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Letters to Samuel Powers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:30-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Early leader of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts